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Table 2 Variations in phenology of carposporophytes at Yangyang, Korea

From: Seasonal growth and reproductive status of Grateloupia subpectinata (Rhodophyta) on the east coast of Korea

Months Length of main axis (cm) Length of 1st branches (cm) Length of 2nd branches (cm) Length of 3rd branches (cm) Types of thalli
Jan 20th 7.4 ± 3.04 7.3 ± 4.22 0.5 ± 0.33 - Long and tufty
Feb 21st 12.4 ± 6.86 2.5 ± 2.82 2.65 ± 3.32 0.5 ± 0.12 Long and tufty
Mar 12nd 4.5 ± 2.57 4.7 ± 3.46 1.0 ± 1.14 - Short and tufty (fragmented)
Apr 15th - - - - -
May 23rd - - - - -
Jun 20th - - - - -
Jul 19th - - - - -
Aug 14th 8.0 ± 3.20 5.1 ± 1.92 1.8 ± 1.28 0.9 ± 0.42 Long and tufty
Sept 18th 4.9 ± 6.87 3.2 ± 3.31 1.1 ± 1.73 0.2 ± 1.36 Long tufty; and short simple thalli
Oct 22nd 4.7 ± 2.02 2.9 ± 1.02 1.5 ± 0.86 - Long tufty; and short simple thalli
Nov 22nd 4.1 ± 1.26 4.9 ± 1.48 0.95 ± 0.41 - Long tufty; and short simple thalli
Dec 27th 3.4 ± 2.07 5.2 ± 1.75 0.8 ± 0.58 - Short tufty thalli (fragmented)
  1. Values are mean ± standard error